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Walker men charged with animal cruelty for incident involving stray kittens

What started as an attempted act of compassion ended with an arrest for animal cruelty after a Walker man became “enraged” with the refusal of help from a local animal shelter.

Authorities looking for suspects in Duscon shooting

Lafayette Parish officials are investigating a shooting that took place in Duson. On July 23 at 8:53 p.m., Lafayette Parish emergency personnel were called to the 700 block of Third Street.

Houma man arrested after burglarizing car

Darren Marc LeBouef, 34, was arrested after law enforcement completed an investigation into a car burglary in the Summerfield area.

Woman arrested with 23 pounds of marijuana

A Baton Rouge woman is behind bars after a search warrant revealed she had 23 pounds of marijuana in her possession.

65-year-old man arrested for two counts of obscenity on LSU’s campus

A 65-year-old man was arrested on two counts obscenity after he was witnessed masturbating on LSU’s campus.

Man accused of killing ex-girlfriend's current boyfriend during incident on Perkins Road

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a man last night for the July 5 murder of a man at an apartment complex located on Perkins Road.

Lafayette woman arrested for human trafficking of juvenile family members

A Lafayette woman is in jail facing aggravated rape charges as well as child sex trafficking charges following a two week long State Police Investigation.

Ascension Parish officials looking for criminals as part of 'Operation No show'

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is continuing its efforts in the parish to arrest individuals that are failing to appear in court after being arrested on felony and misdemeanor criminal charges.

Woman arrested for prostitution in downtown BR; 4th arrest within 60 days

A Baton Rouge woman was arrested for prostitution yesterday during an undercover sting in the downtown area. According to the arrest report, this is the fourth time this year she’s been arrested for the same crime.

Belle Chasse burglary solved with DNA evidence, cell phone records

Three Northshore residents have been arrested for a Belle Chasse residential burglary that occurred in February 2013. The trio is also believed to be responsible for an additional February Belle Chasse burglary.